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Elsenham

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  • Hundred: Uttlesford
  • County: Essex
  • Total population: 34 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 5 geld units (quite large).

Elsenham appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1 geld units. Taxed on 1.0.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £2. Value to lord in 1086 £2. Value to lord c. 1070 £2.
  • Households: 3 villagers. 6 smallholders.
  • Ploughland: 1 lord's plough teams. 3 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 20 acres. Woodland 100 pigs.
  • Livestock in 1066: 1 cobs. 7 cattle. 8 pigs. 16 sheep. 20 goats.
  • Livestock in 1086: 1 cobs. 18 pigs. 1 .
  • Lord in 1066: Leofstan.
  • Lord in 1086: Peter.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Robert Gernon.
  • Phillimore reference: 32,44

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AboutContact ❧ Maps and site by Anna Powell-Smith. Domesday data created by Professor J.J.N. Palmer and team, University of Hull.